Table

Jamaica. Source:IMF World Economic Outlook Database(Apr 2019)
N Subject Descriptor Units Scale Estimates Start After 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
1 Gross domestic product, constant prices National currency Billions Y2017 769.769 783.122 798.1 815.458 834.418 854.026 874.096
2 Gross domestic product, constant prices Percent change Y2017 1.383 1.735 1.912 2.175 2.325 2.35 2.35
3 Gross domestic product, current prices National currency Billions Y2017 1,997.85 2,106.91 2,246.11 2,409.31 2,588.59 2,781.89 2,989.63
4 Gross domestic product, current prices U.S. dollars Billions Y2017 15.422 16.152 16.717 17.503 18.365 19.273 20.227
5 Gross domestic product, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Billions Y2017 27.016 27.973 29.103 30.354 31.703 33.12 34.608
6 Gross domestic product, deflator Index Y2017 259.539 269.039 281.432 295.454 310.227 325.738 342.025
7 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices National currency Units Y2015 269,164.75 272,363.87 276,082.51 280,572.75 285,554.61 290,695.94 295,929.84
8 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar Units Y2015 8,397.03 8,496.84 8,612.84 8,752.92 8,908.34 9,068.73 9,232.01
9 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices National currency Units Y2015 698,588.78 732,765.61 776,984.61 828,963.98 885,867.27 946,907.91 1,012,154.56
10 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices U.S. dollars Units Y2015 5,392.49 5,617.66 5,782.9 6,022.21 6,284.76 6,560.36 6,848.05
11 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Units Y2015 9,446.57 9,728.81 10,067.57 10,444 10,849.4 11,273.62 11,716.78
12 Output gap in percent of potential GDP Percent of potential GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
13 Gross domestic product based on purchasing-power-parity (PPP) share of world total Percent Y2017 0.02 0.02 0.019 0.019 0.019 0.019 0.018
14 Implied PPP conversion rate National currency per current international dollar Y2017 73.952 75.319 77.177 79.372 81.651 83.993 86.385
15 Total investment Percent of GDP Y2017 19.956 19.289 19.042 19.123 19.241 19.335 18.31
16 Gross national savings Percent of GDP Y2017 16.65 16.569 16.382 16.394 16.481 16.387 16.267
17 Inflation, average consumer prices Index Y2018 475.143 492.42 516.695 542.53 569.656 598.139 628.046
18 Inflation, average consumer prices Percent change Y2018 3.733 3.636 4.93 5 5 5 5
19 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Index Y2018 468.884 491.67 516.253 542.066 569.169 597.628 627.509
20 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Percent change Y2018 2.413 4.86 5 5 5 5 5
21 Six-month London interbank offered rate (LIBOR) Percent NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
22 Volume of imports of goods and services Percent change Y2017 -0.361 8.526 4.929 5.541 5.266 5.665 3.002
23 Volume of Imports of goods Percent change Y2017 0.446 8.144 4.995 5.824 5.427 5.89 2.568
24 Volume of exports of goods and services Percent change Y2017 6.099 5.385 6.527 5.302 4.767 4.581 4.411
25 Volume of exports of goods Percent change Y2017 9.155 3.576 7.358 6.228 5.039 4.676 4.09
26 Unemployment rate Percent of total labor force Y2018 11.6 11.028 10.485 9.968 9.477 9.009 8.565
27 Employment Persons Millions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
28 Population Persons Millions Y2015 2.86 2.875 2.891 2.906 2.922 2.938 2.954
29 General government revenue National currency Billions Y2018 616.919 627.987 659.891 701.369 751.45 805.514 858.568
30 General government revenue Percent of GDP Y2018 30.358 28.921 28.409 28.124 28.038 27.967 27.738
31 General government total expenditure National currency Billions Y2018 612.862 613.229 645.401 677.798 717.551 757.55 822.659
32 General government total expenditure Percent of GDP Y2018 30.159 28.242 27.785 27.179 26.774 26.302 26.578
33 General government net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2018 4.058 14.758 14.49 23.571 33.899 47.964 35.91
34 General government net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2018 0.2 0.68 0.624 0.945 1.265 1.665 1.16
35 General government structural balance National currency Billions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
36 General government structural balance Percent of potential GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
37 General government primary net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2018 142.249 151.344 150.984 162.1 174.205 187.214 185.717
38 General government primary net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2018 7 6.97 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.5 6
39 General government net debt National currency Billions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
40 General government net debt Percent of GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
41 General government gross debt National currency Billions Y2018 2,019.54 2,043.98 2,064.18 2,057.97 2,043.57 2,014.36 1,976.76
42 General government gross debt Percent of GDP Y2018 99.381 94.133 88.865 82.522 76.25 69.938 63.863
43 Gross domestic product corresponding to fiscal year, current prices National currency Billions Y2018 2,032.12 2,171.36 2,322.83 2,493.85 2,680.08 2,880.21 3,095.29
44 Current account balance U.S. dollars Billions Y2017 -0.434 -0.373 -0.367 -0.397 -0.422 -0.479 -0.32
45 Current account balance Percent of GDP Y2017 -2.813 -2.311 -2.198 -2.267 -2.297 -2.486 -1.581